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Drink Like a Man

This winter, do yourself a favor: Learn to love scotch<p>Gentlemen, we live in the age of vodka. Yes, vodka: the spirit that aspires to be like water. No offense to vodka drinkers, but if you ordered booze that tasted like something, maybe you wouldn’t need to put cranberry juice in it. Meanwhile, the …

Tips for Faster, Neater Painting

Save time and cut the mess with these pro tips<p>To paint the heads of bolts and screws, cut a small 'X' in a piece of corrugated cardboard and push the …

Building the Perfect Custom Home-Defense AR

For the 2015 issue of <i>BLACK GUNS</i>, contributor Mike Detty chronicled his efforts to build a custom home-defense AR rifle from pieces left over from …

Translate Big Purchases Into Years of Retirement for the Big Picture

Chances are, when you went to buy a car, you considered it through two lenses: the money you have, and the monthly payments you can afford. There may …

How to Cure a Flinch When Shooting Firearms

Recoil anticipation. Pre-ignition push. Heeling. It goes by lots of names.<p>If you want to improve your handgun shooting, at some point you’re going to …

Self Defense

Preview: What To Do After A Self-Defense Shooting

For his “Self-Defense & The Law” column in the November 2014 issue of <i>COMBAT HANDGUNS</i>, Massad Ayoob explained five critical steps a victim must take …

8 Tools That'll Change The Way You DIY --> http://on.apttherapy.com/3l34A7 There are certain tools and gadgets that make projects easier and, in some cases, more fun. Here are eight you might not know about, but after reading this, you will wish you had. In other words, check out what’s cool in tools...

Learning to Work Standing Up

Stand up, sit down, stand up again; throw in a few squats and ample weight-shifting, for variety’s sake. That’s become a necessary part of my writing …

Top 10 Mind Hacks To Help You Save More Money

You already know the common strategies for saving money: Automatically set aside a portion of your paycheck, stick to a budget, plan your purchases, …

Personal Finance

Search These Key Phrases to Get the Best Deals on Craigslist

We've all been in a situation when we need to get some quick cash and decide to sell something. Learning some of the phrases to search for might help …

The Best Way to Freeze Meals for Cooking Later in the Oven or Crockpot

Freezer cooking allows you to prep a ton of meals for easier cooking later in the week. Even if you already know how to store foods in the fridge or …

Yes, 400 Square Feet Can Feel Spacious. Here's How.

8 tips that make it easy to live in one room.<p>Top photo stylist and head stylist at One Kings Lane, Andrew Stewart, gives eight tips that make it easy to live in one room.

Place a Hard Cap on Your Liquid Assets and Invest Everything Else

When you change income levels, or even when you have varying bills from month to month, it's tempting to adjust how much cash you keep easily …

20 Best Day Trips in the U.S.

Whether you're a local or a visitor, one of the best things to do in a city is escape for a while. And sometimes all you need is a day to recharge, which is why we've selected 20 outstanding trips that only take an hour or two from the country's major cities. Beautiful islands, stunning state …

Comparing the XD-S and XD(M) Part 1 | Personal Defense Network

Hit What You Aim At: 4 Fundamental Marksmanship Tips

There are some shooters who head out to the range, set up a target and fire off a ton of ammunition in a short amount of time. Often, these shooters …

10 Things You May Not Know About Samuel Colt

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Christopher Klein<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2014<p>Title<p>10 Things You May Not Know About Samuel …

Summer and Fall Produce Guide: What to Can, Freeze, Dry, Store, or Eat Right Now

The farmers' markets are overflowing with fruits and vegetables; our summer produce guide lets you know which to can, store, dry, freeze, or eat right now<p>Harvest season is high time for fresh produce. Between the leafy greens, juicy tomatoes, sweet berries, brassicas, and, well, just about …

The 15 Best Bourbons You Can Buy in 2018

Bourbon has never been more popular than it is right now. This definitive guide of the best bourbons of 2018 explores everything you need to know …

Our 20 Most Popular Grilling Recipes of All Time

From chicken tacos to barbecued ribs, here are our 20 most popular grilling recipes of all time.<p><b>It's grill time.</b> Though we love our charred kale salads and grilled squid, you love some of our grilling recipes way more than the others. Here are our 20 most popular grilling recipes of all time.

12 Best Combat Pistols Available Today - Handguns

In practice, combat pistol shooting focuses on defensive handgun deployment for personal protection or sport.<p>Today’s crop of quality combat pistols …

Get The Best Interest on Your Savings by Using a Secured Credit Card

With savings accounts and even CDs paying less than 1%, sometimes the best interest rates come from savings accounts associated with a secured credit …

Exclusive: Read J.K. Rowling's new post for the latest Harry Potter 'gossip'

<i>Can’t get enough of Harry Potter? Then this is for you.</i> <i>Since March, best-selling author J. K. Rowling has been writing original stories about the imaginary 2014 Quidditch World Cup Finals for</i> Pottermore<i>, the online home for the world of Harry Potter.</i><p><i>Rowling shared her latest Pottermore.com</i> <i>story</i> …

Books

Summer Drinks Around the World: 12 Regional Specialties You Might Not Know

Ice-cold cocktails, lemonades, and sodas taste good all year round, but they truly become a necessity right about now, when just making it through another day of obscene temperatures and sticky humidity is a victory worth celebrating. These cooling drinks relieve our thirst, yes, but more than …

Graham Cracker Bites From 'Mother Daughter Dishes'

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Certainly the easiest dessert in <b>Mother Daughter Dishes</b>, graham cracker bites are little balls of crunchy, toasty sweetness coated in salt-sprinkled chocolate. The addition of sea salt to the sweet milk is a great contrast, and a …

You Don't Need Permission to Start Your Dream Job or Business

We've all been there. You have an idea for a project but you don't get started on it. You're timid and worried about failing, and so you seek advice …

Use Empty Water Flavoring Bottles for TSA-Friendly Travel Toiletries

Water "flavor enhancers" like MiO can be found in stores all over the place. They're pricey, so save those plastic squirt bottles they come in. …

Murder rate drops as concealed carry permits rise, study claims

A dramatic spike in the number of Americans with permits to carry concealed weapons coincides with an equally stark drop in violent crime, according to a new study, which Second Amendment advocates say makes the case that more guns can mean safer streets.<p>The study by the Crime Prevention Research …